Reading Time: 5 minutes Some of the people who come to your website subscribe to your newsletter.  Some read your bio.  Some will click on your Books link and scroll through your list of titles. A portion of these might click on a book cover to read your book blurb. Even fewer will click your Buy link to visit your book product on…

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Guest post by Jessica Ferguson I’m always looking for writing short cuts (ways to do something fast!) and inspiration. My productivity and creativity are inspired by interesting notebooks, and quotes from characters in favorite movies. Sometimes my husband is pretty inspiring. Today, I’m sharing three items that actually work for me. 1. Reporter’s Notebook Here’s…

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Reading Time: 3 minutes The world of blogging is filled with good intentions, dashed hopes, ambiguity, and a vague, unrelenting feeling that no one will care what you write (including yourself).

Or is it just me who feels that way?

Regardless of how unnerving it can be, there are several great blogging benefits for fiction writers. Benefits that make it worth the effort. Here are a several.

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Reading Time: 6 minutes It’s a recurring nightmare I hear about in my work as a web designer. I sit across the table (or get a desperate email) from a prospective client whose website has been hijacked by their previous web designer. Here are a few of their stories and how you can prevent this from happening to you.

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Reading Time: 2 minutes You have a few seconds to grab the attention of your “online” reader. And even if you hook them with a great opening, every second thereafter is a battle to keep them on the line. People are busy. They’re inundated with messages every day, every hour, every minute. Each piece of information they receive requires…

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